Developmental Disabilities Toolbox: Mapping a Clear Routeby Cathy Knoll, MA, MT-BC18 page workbook and in-depth audio discussion© 2014 ISBN 978-0-9617272-9-1Optional 10 CMTE credits $60.00
Developmental Disabilities Toolbox: Mapping a Clear Route guides music therapists as they move through the maze of options to be considered when developing effective strategies for helping children, teens, adults, and older adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities reach their full potential. The workbook and audio discussion provide dozens of valuable tips and techniques that have proven effective over the years with hundreds of people with developmental disabilities in schools, group homes, extended care facilities, nursing homes, and family homes as well as individuals who are private music therapy clients. This self-study professional course from MusicWorksPublications includes an audio discussion and a pdf workbook as well as the option for earning 10 CMTE credits approved by CBMT for just $6.00 per credit hour.
CONTENTS:Chapter 1: IntroductionChapter 2: Gear Up! Where are we going and why?Chapter 3: Unlock Potential. Build on strengths to maximize potential.Chapter 4: Light The Path. Compensate for deficits to enhance quality of life.Chapter 5: Forward March! Keep moving toward the prize.Chapter 6: Details about earning 10 optional CMTE credits
Learning Objectives for the Developmental Disabilities Toolbox1. Obtain data and interpret the assessment information for individuals with developmental disabilities (CBMT Scope of Practice 2010: I. Assessment and Treatment Planning, A. Assessment 1-15, B. Interpret Assessment Information and Communicate Results 1-5, C. Treatment Planning 1-16).2. Develop treatment strategies and structure treatment that meets the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities (CBMT Scope of Practice 2010: C. Treatment Planning 1-16).3. Implement treatment using music therapy strategies that are effective for individuals with developmental disabilities (CBMT Scope of Practice 2010: II. Treatment Implementation and Termination, A. Implementation 1-5, B. Safety 1-6).
Statement of relationship to CBMTThe Developmental Disabilities Toolbox is approved by the Certification Board of Music Therapists (CBMT) for 10 Continuing Music Therapy Education credits (CMTE). Credits awarded by CBMT are accepted by the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC). Music Works Publications, S-001, maintains responsibility for program quality and adherence to CBMT policies and criteria. Complete CMTE information in Chapter 6 of the Developmental Disabilities Toolbox workbook.